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Voice Diogo and the Seven Ladybugs ...
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From my daughter’s diary, on male gaze

I never realized I had a grown-up daughter until I chanced upon her diary that she had left behind, before ...
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Birthday Musings (April 2018)

So now I am thirty-eight years old. And, not for the first time, I am having to rebuild my life ...
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English Spelling Reform

The upheavals of the Middle English period (1100 – 1500) have left the English language, in terms of spelling at ...
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Betrayal

Intro: up to 50 words (delete this text and enter your own) ...
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Words like Stones and no need for Songs

Corinthians 2:7 So that contrariwise ye ought rather to forgive him, and comfort him, lest perhaps such a one should ...
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The Homecoming

An extract from a much larger work, set around the Great War ...
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Creating spasms

incoherent raw rant not for religious optimistic people ...
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Three 50-words mini-tales

I am a man of few words ...
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River bank

poetic microtale (trying to see if this format works better after years and years of editing) ...
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Caroline Danced

she forgets the cakewalk and the swivel ...
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in a Leamington Spa pub

she sat alone alone with some bloke loading the table and her with shorts he’ll recoup that investment later wearing ...
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Honesty is the best policy.

Sometimes your dreams and innermost thoughts have to be said! ...
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Winter Solstice, Twenty Twelve

Winter Solstice, Twenty Twelve. The hand strikes downwards to dissolve five thousand years of history as it loosens the consciousness ...
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Happy-Hour Confab

happy-hour confab uglied by age and profanity wasted by infirmities laughing loud at half-heard ‘booze talk’ wisecracks as if they ...
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Bob And Bobby On Radar

edited old poem ...
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My Girlfriend Cheated on me so I Cut her Tits Off

My girlfriend cheated on me, so I cut her tits off. Then I threw them in a lake where maybe ...
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Three of Eight – Four Line Poems

Intro: up to 50 words (delete this text and enter your own) ...
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The Journey

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